Raymond J. Bock
AGE: 83 • Long Beach Township, NJ
Raymond John Bock of Long Beach Township, NJ, went home to God on Sunday, September 1st, 2013. He was 83. Born in Philadelphia, Raymond was the son of the late Louis and Leanora Murphy Bock. Prior to moving to Long Beach Township, Raymond was a long time resident of Bucks County, PA. A Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict
, Raymond was retired from Bell Telephone of Pennsylvania. He was an active member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish & Center, Brant Beach and a Past Commodore of the Spray Beach Yacht Club.
Raymond was predeceased by his two brothers and sisters-in-law, Louis and Joan Bock and James and Grace Bock. He was the beloved husband of 58 years to Anne Ryan Bock and loving father to Kathleen O'Donnell (Edward), Marie Avery (Harry) and Loretta Bunker (Bradford). Raymond treasured his 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, September 12th, 2013 from 10 am until the time of the funeral liturgy at 11:00 am at St. Thomas of Aquinas RC Church, 2nd St. & Atlantic Ave., Beach Haven, NJ 08008. Interment will follow at Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Upper Makefield Township, PA. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Raymond's memory may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Parish & Center or St. Francis of Assisi Order of Secular Franciscans, 4700 Long Beach Blvd., Brant Beach, NJ 08008. Arrangements are under the direction of Bugbee-Riggs Funeral Home, Ship Bottom.